Management Leadership Program

October 12th – 23rd, 2015

In today’s dynamic and fast-changing markets, approaching entrepreneurship as a manageable process, having acumen for finance fundamentals and their implications in decision-making, and having knowledge, skills, and strategies for managing marketing (new product development and brand), and having leadership skills are all crucial for successful business managers. Along with 8 modules of Entrepreneurship covering critical functions and processes of business operations, area experts in strategy, marketing and product development, branding, finance, and leadership teach and share their experiences. This twelve-day’s rigorous curriculum is designed to help business professionals realize their leadership potential with concepts, tools, processes, and strategic insights to entrepreneurship, marketing, branding, and finance along with technical company visits.


Eminent Scholars in Executive Education

These distinguished faculty members teach core classes of UF Executive MBA programs. The UFMBA program is ranked high nationally (#3 overall in the latest US News & World Report rankings of MBA programs) and internationally (#14 among all global EMBA programs) because of high quality of faculty members and their teaching quality.

Dr. Michael H. Morris
the Academic Director of the Entrepreneurship Program and George and Lisa Etheridge Professor

Dr. John Kraft
Dean of Warrington College of Business

Dr. Joel Houston
the John B. Hall Professor of Finance and Chair of the Department of Finance, Insurance and Real Estate

Dr. Joe Alba
Distinguished Professor of Marketing, James W. Walter Eminent Scholar Chair in Entrepreneurship, and chair of the Department of Marketing

Dr. Richard Lutz
the JCPenney Professor of Marketing

Dr. Philip Podsakoff
the Brian R. Gamache Visiting Professor in the Department of Marketing

Technical Company Visits

Starter Space: Connect, Collaborate, Create
Signature Brands, LLC
and other selected store visits for in-store marketing and visual merchandising.

Program Dates and Fee

Sunday, October 11th (Reception) – Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Program fee*:
$3,500 per person (hotel accommodation not included)

*Includes program materials, break refreshments, welcome reception, two lunches, and transportation to technical company visits, and program certificate award luncheon.

Estimated individual total costs:
About $4,200 per person with double occupancy

Registration and Fee Payment:

  • First payment: $1,500 by June 10th, 2015
  • Balance payment: $2,000 by September 10th, 2015

Reitz Union Hotel is conveniently located on UF Campus within walking distance to class. Visit their website or call (352) 392-2151 for hotel information.

Single occupancy ($1,186; $89 per night + tax 11%) or Double occupancy ($600; $45 per night + tax 11%); Hotel payment to be made individually upon check-in. Reservations can be made with the hotel online. The group code is UFMBA2015.


College Info

Warrington College of Business
BRY 100
PO Box 117150
Gainesville, FL 32611-7150
Phone: 352.392.2397
Fax: 352.392.2086

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